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Graduation Information



For Undergraduate Degree Graduation Requirements, visit the Academic Advising website.


All Graduate Degree programs have the following graduation requirements:
  • Credits Required for Graduation
    The number of credits required for graduate degrees and advanced certificates varies by program and ranges from 30 to 60. Please consult the Graduate Bulletin.
  • Grade-Point Average Requirement
    Graduate students must have a GPA of 3.00 or above.
  • Transfer Credits and Permits
    A maximum of 12 credits of graduate work completed at other institutions may be accepted as transfer credits, if approved by the appropriate department(s) and within the time limit specified for the degree or certificate program.
  • Time Limit
    All programs must be completed within the time limit permitted for each degree and advanced certificate program; consult the appropriate departmental listing in the Graduate Bulletin.
  • Thesis and/or Comprehensive Examination Requirement(s)
    Consult the Graduate Bulletin to determine if a thesis and/or comprehensive examination constitutes part of the requirements for the degree or advanced certificate.
  • Course Requirements
    Consult the Graduate Bulletin and/or the graduate advisor.
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